2013-14 Preview: Idaho Vandals
The Vandals look to regroup after a disappointing 2012-13 season
2012-13: 12-18 (7-11 WAC)
In-conference offense: 1.07 points per possession (2nd)
In-conference defense: 1.10 points per possession (8th)
Idaho is seeking a reset of sorts as after a disappointing 2012-13 season that saw the Vandals slip to sixth in the league -- despite the best efforts of stellar center Kyle Barone -- thanks to sieve-like defense and an inability to force turnovers. Coach Don Verlin corralled a six-member recruiting class, including four junior college transfers, many of whom should contribute major minutes from the start of the season.
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